PS a quick search of the Dell forum comes up with the same problem going back to 2005, on a variety of laptops. Please try the request again. Passmark has a free trial of a tool that helps you determine if it's a hardware issue with the keyboard. Do you want to type the percent sign like this % ? this content
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I have run the Dell diagnostics software and it reports the keyboard as normal. If none of these steps work you ... i think it is software rather than hardware or am i wrong.
So we googled a little bit and found out other people had the same problem but with different keys and they proposed the solution: get a new keyboard. If shift key failed you need to have your keyboard Question about Inspiron 1525 Notebook 1 Answer Can see the percentage key dell keyboard but can not make it work there The fact that is seems to be a common Dell problem is a bit worrying. Hp Laptop Shift Key Not Working When I search Dell 1100 I get a laser printer Mar 20, 2010 #2 CAMusing TS Enthusiast Posts: 179 Dell Inspiron 1100 is a laptop.
You can pry the key off and test it by pressing down on the button under the Question about Inspiron 1525 Notebook 1 Answer The shift doesn't work. Shift Key Not Working Windows 10 Identify the chords What should I pack for an overland journey in a Bronze Age? As of May 1, an ISP/EDU email is NO longer required to access the Classifieds. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the
tbwhite2040 is online now why my shift key does not work Resolved Question: why my shift key does not work Submitted: 5 years ago. Right Shift Key Not Working hp laptop shift keys not working window 7 On my acer aspire 5532 laptop both my shift keys are not working First of all what is a sticky key? Select Dell Diagnostics. I suspect you will have no joy, as it is possibly the keyboard chip which has failed.
You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Or is it? Both Shift Keys Not Working no num lock or scroll lock keytbwhite2040 : OK just a secondtbwhite2040 : Make sure the Caps Lock is not on or it will cause the Shift not to work properlyCustomer: Keyboard Shift Key Not Working Properly I searched the Dell forum for 'shift key fail' and got 7,424 hits !!!
Mar 28, 2010 #9 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. http://johnfladung.net/shift-key/shift-d-not-working.html HP Pavilion... Worth raising a compliant with Dell - and is it still under warranty? Or any diagnostics to run? Shift Key Not Working Windows 8
If you cannot find the test programs, try Dell support website. Get the answer Muhammad AbdullahNov 20, 2013, 2:59 PM Do you have a usb keyboard you can try to narrow down the issue? i haven't made any systems changes. –kitokid May 23 '12 at 2:01 i have already uninstall/reinstall the keyboard dirver, still no luck. http://johnfladung.net/shift-key/shift-key-not-working-on-hp-laptop-windows-7.html I've managed the laptop like that for a while so I'll have to carry on until I get a new one as it is due for replacement anyway; as I mentioned
Thanks Mar 23, 2010 #6 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 bellodee said: ↑ The fact that is seems to be a common Dell problem is a bit worrying.Click Left Shift Key Not Working Already have an account? Acer TravelMate ...
Join us to comment and to customize your site experience! Follow the steps mentioned below.a. A window will be displayed asking you if you wish to turn on Sticky Keys Clicking Yes will enable Sticky Keys or click No. How To Fix Shift Key Not Working The time now is 01:26 PM.
This should/will tell you if the key is stuck. No, create an account now. We've replaced the battery to a new one a while ago so you get the idea about the usage. check my blog Did you recently install any updates or programs?
I'm running Windows 7 Professional 32-bit on a Dell Latitude e6410. please help Mar 20, 2010 #1 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,237 +234 What is the Dell model number, desktop, laptop? Your cache administrator is webmaster. More likely the issue will be a lose cable somewhere under your keyboard that's causing the issue.
http://reviews.cnet.com/laptops/dell-inspiron-1100/4507-3121_7-21127907.html Mar 20, 2010 #3 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,237 +234 Left off the word "Inspiron"...